Nottingham Panthers have confirmed forward David Ling has left the club.
Ling told Panthers Radio that ‘he had never previously quit anything in his life’ and says ‘his dad will be rolling in his grave but he has to put the children first’.
David Ling on his departure from Panthers: "I've never quit anything and I don't feel right, but I have to do it as a Dad." #PanthersRadio
Head Coach Corey Neilson now faces a race against time to replace Ling with the transfer deadline looming.
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